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Old 06-14-2016, 11:31 AM   #11
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Are you saying from the jug? Or are you meaning from a filling station?
If your trailer has a fresh water hose connection, hook your garden or drinking water hose up to your house and the other end to that connection and fill er' up!!! Sounds to me like that fresh water connection is the gravity feed you don't think you have.
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Old 06-14-2016, 11:57 AM   #12
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If your trailer has a fresh water hose connection, hook your garden or drinking water hose up to your house and the other end to that connection and fill er' up!!! Sounds to me like that fresh water connection is the gravity feed you don't think you have.
I believe the OP is looking for a way to re-fill his fresh water tank from a jug.
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Old 06-14-2016, 12:04 PM   #13
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Actually there are many units that have pressure fill / connections, often located in a "water management panel" without a gravity. If tanks are stacked then the fresh water tank would be too high for an open connection.
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I believe the OP is looking for a way to re-fill his fresh water tank from a jug.
Correct. It's more for when we run out of water and have been parked for a couple days. We are coming up on our first 5 day trip in the new camper and I am thinking that we will run out of water.
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Old 06-14-2016, 12:35 PM   #15
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You can see here (terrible picture I know) But you can see the different connections back there. I'm having trouble remembering what each says.

Can't remember / Black Tank Flush / Fresh Water / City Water / Cable Connections
(left to right then up)



If there was something I am missing, I would love for an easy/free option.
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Correct. It's more for when we run out of water and have been parked for a couple days. We are coming up on our first 5 day trip in the new camper and I am thinking that we will run out of water.
Oh sorry, I thought you were just looking to fill it with a hose.

What about a section of hose with a male fitting on one end and the other end open so you can stick a funnel in it and pour it in? That's how I get anti freeze into my jet ski for winterizing.
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Oh sorry, I thought you were just looking to fill it with a hose.

What about a section of hose with a male fitting on one end and the other end open so you can stick a funnel in it and pour it in? That's how I get anti freeze into my jet ski for winterizing.
Issue that I see with that is without help it would be hard to hold the 5gal of water and dump into the funnel with accuracy. I have a 4 month old and a 2 1/2 year old, so I can't always get my wife to help out.
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Issue that I see with that is without help it would be hard to hold the 5gal of water and dump into the funnel with accuracy. I have a 4 month old and a 2 1/2 year old, so I can't always get my wife to help out.
How about one of those drill powered water pumps?

https://www.amazon.com/Eco-Flo-PUP62...ill+water+pump
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Old 06-14-2016, 01:31 PM   #19
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I don't know how much actual 'pressure' the hand pump you posted actually makes during its stroke. About all you can do it try it to see if it will add water to the tank.

Short of that, a hand crank pump, a drill driven pump or regular old 12v water pump attached with the correct hoses/adapters to your jug is about your only other choice.

EDIT: polishdon beat me to the drill pump!
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I found this picture of the back of your TT from another angle.

I don't see any gravity FW tank fill so you're probably right that it only has a hose connection.
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